NJSYO rehearsals take place on Thursday evenings at the Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church St., Middletown, NJ. 07748. The hours are:
- PSO 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
- CYO 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
- SYO 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Chamber Ensemble rehearsals take place on Saturdays 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM at the Middletown Arts Center and Wind Chamber Ensemble rehearsals take place on Sundays 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM.
All students are expected to come to all rehearsals and all scheduled performances, and to arrive promptly. If a student must miss a rehearsal, the Conductor must be notified in advance of the rehearsal if that is possible. More than two absences from rehearsal for a particular concert is a violation of the Attendance Policy. Late arrivals or early departures of 15 minutes or more to rehearsals will be recorded as absences.
Absence from a scheduled concert performance due solely to a scheduling conflict with other activities is a serious violation of the Attendance Policy.
Violations may result in a seating demotion for subsequent concert(s); not being allowed to perform in subsequent concert(s); not being allowed to progress to advanced seats, groups, sections or programs; or other actions at the discretion of the Conductor and the Board of Trustees.
**Please note that you may be required to bring a music stand to rehearsals or performances.**